When it comes to the question of the chain of command in political matters, I am reminded of the 12th century story of Thomas Becket. Authoritarian leaders of nations these days don't like to get their hands dirty. Instead, they...
Some light relief. Does this sound familiar though?
Mothers' Day in the United States has its roots in the rallying cry by a feminist, poet and anti-war activist Julia Ward Howe (left) for women to convene a major congress to further the cause of peace and oppose...
This time, they have to call a by-election. What do you think are likely to be the main issues in Hulu Selangor? Anwar's trial will be going on. So will the Teoh Beng Hock inquest. Voters will remember how the Selangor government was...
If you are more comfortable reading articles and blog posts in Malay, the Centre for Policy Initiatives (CPI) has begun translating selected bloggers' articles into Malay. You can find its latest selection of translated pieces here, including my blog post...